Emagine Theatres Pulls Out of 12 Mile Location

Emagine Theatres terminated an option on property at the southeast corner of 12 Mile and Little Mack for a 12-screen theater complex.

Emagine Theatres is no longer looking to build a in St. Clair Shores, the company's founder and chairman confirmed Monday.

Paul A. Glantz, founder and chairman of Emagine Entertainment, Inc., told  that his company was looking to build a 12-screen complex at the southeast corner of 12 Mile and Little Mack.

But factors including the size of the parcel, parking and an existing oil change business, led the company to terminate the option on the property, he said.

"That particular parcel did not end up working for us," Glantz said. "We remain highly focused on that market (southeast Macomb County)."

This is the second location Emagine has considered in the area and opted to not build. In May, officials in Grosse Pointe announced that Emagine Entertainment had withdrawn  shopping district.

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Rachael August 05, 2012 at 11:01 PM
12 Mile from 94 to Elmwood on the SOUTH side is SCS. But, 12 Mile from 94 to Elmwood on the NORTH side is Roseville, then 12 Mile from 94 west to Hayes both south AND north sides are Roseville.
Rachael August 05, 2012 at 11:05 PM
The site at 13 and Little Mack in Roseville (the old Kmart) IS being considered for this project. Discussions have already been underway for several weeks.
Holly McCarthy September 26, 2012 at 04:20 PM
there was a article in the eastsider and they are putting it at the 13 and little mack where kmart was! should be nice!
Jenny December 12, 2012 at 04:56 PM
I think downtown Mt Clemens is a perfect place for a high class theater. The Emerald theater is no longer in business. It's a beautiful site.
scaper January 31, 2013 at 03:44 PM
I heard they were interested in the old JC Cornillie property on Little Mack in Roseville just s of 13mile.


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